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ODwyer tubes

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Inventory Number: 10515
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1998-7
Brief Description: Boxed set of tubes in graduated sizes with jointed pilot rods and introducers. Designed for treatment of asphyxia in diphtheritic croup. In black leather-covered case lined green satin and velvet.

Invented in 1885 by Joseph ODwyer and manufactured in 1920.

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Provenance: From the Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Leather
Textile
Metal
String
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
42 241 136 mm

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